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Li-Shiun Chen, MD, MPH, ScD

Instructor, Psychiatry

Specialty Areas

Schizophrenia
Mood Disorders
Adult Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Certified

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Schizophrenia, early psychosis, mood disorders, substance dependence, community psychiatry, genetics, family and sibling studies.















Dr. Chen is the adolescent & adult psychiatry assessment supervisor for the First Contact Assessment Service, which evaluates individuals who are showing early signs of a possible psychotic disorder such as schizophrenia. In addition to assessment by a psychiatrist, First Contact assessments include diagnostic interviews and cognitive testing by a psychologist. The First Contact Assessment Service generally does not follow patients over time, but provides evaluation reports to the treating psychiatrist.

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Medical Degree: National Taiwan University, School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan 1993
Sc.D.: Psychiatric Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 1998
M.P.H.: Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 1995

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Simultaneous Recordings of Intrinsic Cardiac Nerve Activities and Skin Sympathetic Nerve Activities From Human Patients During the Postoperative Period.
Shen MJ, Coffey AC, Straka S, Adams DE, Wagner DB, Kovacs RJ, Clark M, Shen C, Chen LS, Everett TH 4th, Lin SF, Chen PS
Heart Rhythm. 2017 Jun 22; pii: S1547-5271(17)30779-8. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2017.06.030.

PMID:
    28648667
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Magnesium-deficiency-induced alterations of gas exchange, major metabolites and key enzymes differ among roots, and lower and upper leaves of Citrus sinensis seedlings.
Li CP, Qi YP, Zhang J, Yang LT, Wang DH, Ye X, Lai NW, Tan LL, Lin D, Chen LS
Tree Physiol. 2017 Jun 14; 1-18. doi: 10.1093/treephys/tpx067.

PMID:
    28633366
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The association between telomere length and mortality in Bangladesh.
Dean SG, Zhang C, Gao J, Roy S, Shinkle J, Sabarinathan M, Argos M, Tong L, Ahmed A, Islam MT, Islam T, Rakibuz-Zaman M, Sarwar G, Shahriar H, Rahman M, Yunus M, Graziano JH, Chen LS, Jasmine F, Kibriya MG, Ahsan H, Pierce BL
Aging (Albany NY). 2017 Jun 15; 9(6)1537-1551. doi: 10.18632/aging.101246.

PMID:
    28630379
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The secular trends of disease burden attributed to tobacco smoke in Taiwan 1990-2013.
Chen LS, Hurng BS
J Formos Med Assoc. 2017 May 23; pii: S0929-6646(17)30071-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2017.05.003.

PMID:
    28549590
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Genome-wide association study of heavy smoking and daily/nondaily smoking in the Hispanic Community Health Study / Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).
Saccone NL, Emery LS, Sofer T, Gogarten SM, Becker DM, Bottinger EP, Chen LS, Culverhouse RC, Duan W, Hancock DB, Hosgood HD, Johnson EO, Loos RJF, Louie T, Papanicolaou G, Perreira KM, Rodriquez EJ, Schurmann C, Stilp AM, Szpiro AA, Talavera GA, Taylor KD, Thrasher JF, Yanek LR, Laurie CC, Pérez-Stable EJ, Bierut LJ, Kaplan RC
Nicotine Tob Res. 2017 May 17; doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntx107.

PMID:
    28520984
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Expression of aromatase and estrogen receptors in lumbar motoneurons of mice.
Ji YX, Zhao M, Liu YL, Chen LS, Hao PL, Sun C
Neurosci Lett. 2017 Jul 13; 6537-11. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2017.05.017.

PMID:
    28501695
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Leveraging genomic data in smoking cessation trials in the era of Precision Medicine: Why and how.
Chen LS, Zawertailo L, Piasecki TM, Kaprio J, Foreman M, Elliott HR, David SP, Bergen AW, Baurley JW, Tyndale RF, Baker TB, Bierut LJ, Saccone NL, Genetics and Treatment Workgroup of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT).
Nicotine Tob Res. 2017 May 12; doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntx097.

PMID:
    28498934
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The Value of Biosamples in Smoking Cessation Trials: A Review of Genetic, Metabolomic, and Epigenetic Findings.
Saccone NL, Baurley JW, Bergen AW, David SP, Elliott HR, Foreman MG, Kaprio J, Piasecki TM, Relton CL, Zawertailo L, Bierut LJ, Tyndale RF, Chen LS, Genetics and Treatment Networks of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT).
Nicotine Tob Res. 2017 May 3; doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntx096.

PMID:
    28472521
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Skin sympathetic nerve activity precedes the onset and termination of paroxysmal atrial tachycardia and fibrillation.
Uradu A, Wan J, Doytchinova A, Wright KC, Lin AYT, Chen LS, Shen C, Lin SF, Everett TH 4th, Chen PS
Heart Rhythm. 2017 Jul; 14(7)964-971. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2017.03.030.

PMID:
    28347833
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Root Adaptive Responses to Aluminum-Treatment Revealed by RNA-Seq in Two Citrus Species With Different Aluminum-Tolerance.
Guo P, Qi YP, Yang LT, Lai NW, Ye X, Yang Y, Chen LS
Front Plant Sci. 2017; 8330. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00330.

PMID:
    28337215
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Genetic correlation between smoking behaviors and schizophrenia.
Hartz SM, Horton AC, Hancock DB, Baker TB, Caporaso NE, Chen LS, Hokanson JE, Lutz SM, Marazita ML, McNeil DW, Pato CN, Pato MT, Johnson EO, Bierut LJ
Schizophr Res. 2017 Mar 8; pii: S0920-9964(17)30111-1. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2017.02.022.

PMID:
    28285025
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Effects of Low pH on Photosynthesis, Related Physiological Parameters, and Nutrient Profiles of <i>Citrus</i>.
Long A, Zhang J, Yang LT, Ye X, Lai NW, Tan LL, Lin D, Chen LS
Front Plant Sci. 2017; 8185. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00185.

PMID:
    28270819
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Effects of High Toxic Boron Concentration on Protein Profiles in Roots of Two Citrus Species Differing in Boron-Tolerance Revealed by a 2-DE Based MS Approach.
Sang W, Huang ZR, Yang LT, Guo P, Ye X, Chen LS
Front Plant Sci. 2017; 8180. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00180.

PMID:
    28261239
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Role of LAP<sup>+</sup>CD4<sup>+</sup> T cells in the tumor microenvironment of colorectal cancer.
Zhong W, Jiang ZY, Zhang L, Huang JH, Wang SJ, Liao C, Cai B, Chen LS, Zhang S, Guo Y, Cao YF, Gao F
World J Gastroenterol. 2017 Jan 21; 23(3)455-463. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i3.455.

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    28210081
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Genome-wide association studies in women of African ancestry identified 3q26.21 as a novel susceptibility locus for oestrogen receptor negative breast cancer.
Huo D, Feng Y, Haddad S, Zheng Y, Yao S, Han YJ, Ogundiran TO, Adebamowo C, Ojengbede O, Falusi AG, Zheng W, Blot W, Cai Q, Signorello L, John EM, Bernstein L, Hu JJ, Ziegler RG, Nyante S, Bandera EV, Ingles SA, Press MF, Deming SL, Rodriguez-Gil JL, Nathanson KL, Domchek SM, Rebbeck TR, Ruiz-Narváez EA, Sucheston-Campbell LE, Bensen JT, Simon MS, Hennis A, Nemesure B, Leske MC, Ambs S, Chen LS, Qian F, Gamazon ER, Lunetta KL, Cox NJ, Chanock SJ, Kolonel LN, Olshan AF, Ambrosone CB, Olopade OI, Palmer JR, Haiman CA
Hum Mol Genet. 2016 Nov 1; 25(21)4835-4846. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddw305.

PMID:
    28171663
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[Research advances in application of isobaric tags for relative and absolute quantitation in proteomics of hepatocellular carcinoma].
Qi YZ, Chen LS, Xu P
Zhonghua Gan Zang Bing Za Zhi. 2016 Dec 20; 24(12)952-955. doi: 10.3760/cma.j.issn.1007-3418.2016.12.018.

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    28073423
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Predictable weathering of puparial hydrocarbons of necrophagous flies for determining the postmortem interval: a field experiment using Chrysomya rufifacies.
Zhu GH, Jia ZJ, Yu XJ, Wu KS, Chen LS, Lv JY, Eric Benbow M
Int J Legal Med. 2017 May; 131(3)885-894. doi: 10.1007/s00414-016-1507-0.

PMID:
    28058571
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CYP2A6 metabolism in the development of smoking behaviors in young adults.
Olfson E, Bloom J, Bertelsen S, Budde JP, Breslau N, Brooks A, Culverhouse R, Chan G, Chen LS, Chorlian D, Dick DM, Edenberg HJ, Hartz S, Hatsukami D, Hesselbrock VM, Johnson EO, Kramer JR, Kuperman S, Meyers JL, Nurnberger J, Porjesz B, Saccone NL, Schuckit MA, Stitzel J, Tischfield JA, Rice JP, Goate A, Bierut LJ
Addict Biol. 2016 Dec 29; doi: 10.1111/adb.12477.

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    28032407
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Influence of Orbital Implant Length and Diameter on Stress Distribution: A Finite Element Analysis.
Xing Z, Chen LS, Peng W, Chen LJ
J Craniofac Surg. 2017 Mar; 28(2)e117-e120. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003305.

PMID:
    28005657
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Toward Scalable Flexible Nanomanufacturing for Photonic Structures and Devices.
Qiao W, Huang W, Liu Y, Li X, Chen LS, Tang JX
Adv Mater. 2016 Dec; 28(47)10353-10380. doi: 10.1002/adma.201601801.

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    27976840
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